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UNMASKING COLUMNISTS (Here’s what you din’t know about them)

This could be the last blog from me, sobs! I’m taking a sabbatical. How I will miss writing. Unlike other professions where individuals, upon age catching up with them, start masquerading as consultants, in writing there is no room for … Continue reading

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OF AFRICANS AND INFERIORITY COMPLEX

Africans have a habit of not just looking down upon themselves but their own, their social standing notwithstanding. For instance, respected African leaders have, in the past, done crazy things that left many tongues wagging. The most recent incidents include, … Continue reading

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HOW A CHEMISTRY TEACHER RUINED AN ‘INTERLECTUAL’ TO BE

While walking down the street-in Nairobi, the other day, I saw my chemistry teacher-Mr. Matikho a.k.a man-k (the man who single-highhandedly ruined my chances of getting into any serious profession in this country by giving me-and I believe a host … Continue reading

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WELCOME TO BULIMBO

You notice you are in Bulimbo- that village where my beautiful mother got married, when your car(if at all those unroadworthy third hand jalopies qualify to be christened such) gets stuck in mad and in the process breaks down and … Continue reading

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OF YOUTH AND THE ‘COOL’ SUB-CULTURE

You notice you kids have grown up once they stop asking silly questions like where they came from or when they don’t just stop but refuse telling you where they are going but bother asking you for fare! Some sociologist, … Continue reading

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A NUTTY SCHOOLMATE

I don’t know about you but I have always had fond memories about my school life. Look, like I have always said, many boys have ‘passed through my hands’ (sic). There is this particular boy who, if my memory serves … Continue reading

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FATHERS’ DAY WENT UNNOTICED

I bet you also dint know that last week had a fathers’ day hidden somewhere. No fun-fare, no media frenzy no nothing! Sobs! Folks, this was a scandal! There is always a lot of brouhaha and enthusiasm months before Mothers’ … Continue reading

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